Knox County
Sheriff's Office

Knox County
Sheriff's Office

Traffic Unit

The KCSO Traffic Unit assembles together highly trained and skilled automobile and motorbike operators to monitor traffic issues in Knox County.

Two motorbike Deputies standing next to Tennessee Vols Mascot statue with motorbikes
Children looking at KCSO helicopter and motorbikes
Unmarked KCSO Challenger with emergency lights lit at night
Children sitting on KCSO motorbikes
KCSO officer with news anchor
Four unmarked KCSO Challengers parked on grass


The Traffic Unit is a specialized part of the Patrol Unit. Traffic Officers are responsible for traffic enforcement and vehicle accident reporting and investigations. These units have the capacity of using motorcycles, marked and unmarked vehicles. They specifically target aggressive or distracted drivers.

Learn more about our Traffic Unit

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**If this is an emergency or if you are in need of police response, please call 911**

Sheriff Tom Spangler

Knox County Sheriff's Office

Knoxville, TN

Tom Spangler, Sheriff